Bicking Family History

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Bicking Name Meaning

German: habitational name from a place so named near Herzberg on the Elster river (tributary of the Elbe). Altered spelling of German Bücking, from Middle Low German bücking ‘smoked herring’, hence a nickname or a metonymic occupational name for a seller of smoked herrings. See also Picking.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Balling, Bick, Billing, Bisping, Picking, Riling, Hacking, Sinning

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Bicking Family Origin

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Bicking Family Occupations

What did your Bicking ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Secretary were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bicking. 18% of Bicking men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Bicking women worked as a Secretary. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bicking were Clerk and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    18%
  • Farmer
    16%
  • Salesman
    12%
  • Clerk
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Secretary
    25%
  • Waitress
    19%
  • Stenographer
    19%
  • Clerk
    13%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bicking Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bicking. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bicking census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 268 immigration records available for the last name Bicking. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 553 military records available for the last name Bicking. For the veterans among your Bicking ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bicking Life Expectancy

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Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Bicking life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Bicking in 1946 was 44, and 71 in 2004.

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